Definition: This entry provides the number of hospital beds per 1,000 people. Hospital beds include inpatient beds available in public, private, general, and specialized hospitals and rehabilitation centers. In most cases, beds for both acute and chronic care are included. Because the level of inpatient services required for individual countries depends on several factors - such as the burden of disease - there is no global target of number of hopital beds per country.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Hospital bed density map
Bus falls into dry river bed in central India, killing 16
The Seattle Times - 5/5/2016 12:49:37 AM
PATNA, India (AP) — A passenger bus fell into a dry river bed after crashing through the railing of a ... Police officer R.S. Nayak said that 14 people died on the spot and two later in a hospital. More than 50 injured were hospitalized.
Some Say the World Will End in Fire
laduenews.com - 5/5/2016 11:55:20 AM
On Fire relates that O’Leary’s petrochemical calamity – inspired by the shenanigans of older neighborhood chums, he brought a small flame too near humanity’s favorite accelerant in his family’s Town and Country ... in his hospital bed soon ...
Are there enough doctors and hospital beds in your country?
Rediff India Abroad - 2/3/2015 3:53:41 AM
The two maps, above, show the density of hospital beds and doctors per 10,000 population across the world. The data, taken from WHO's World Health Statistics 2014, is a measure of healthcare available to the people of a country. The report states that data ...
Aided by angels
Gloucester Daily Times - 5/5/2016 1:42:43 PM
She was rushed to an area hospital, administered the anti-overdose drug Narcan, and realized where to call for a life line. "I called the chief right from my hospital bed," she said ... "It's recognition of the need for a world of compassion, a world ...
Shri Nara Chandrababu Naidu Inaugurates the World Class Apollo Hospitals, Visakhaptnam, at Healthcity, Arilova!
Andhra News - 5/5/2016 1:28:24 PM
The most modern and world ... 10000 beds across 65 Hospitals, 2000 Pharmacies, 92 Primary Care and Diagnostic Clinics, 100 Telemedicine units across 10 countries. Health Insurance services, Global Projects Consultancy, 15 colleges of Nursing and Hospital ...
Aleppo mourns Syrian paediatrician killed in hospital airstrike
The Guardian - 4/29/2016 5:17:25 PM
Mohammad Wassim Maaz was among several killed at al-Quds hospital in Sukari ... staff killed across the country. The attack on al-Quds has been widely condemned, including on Friday by the UN children’s agency and the World Health Organisation.
“The Compassion Experience” provides glimpse into developing countries
The Antelope - 5/4/2016 12:03:41 PM
The generally good life in the U.S. makes it difficult for many citizens to understand what it is like to live in third world ... bed, and her parents had to pay fees for her to attend school. When she became sick from a mosquito bite, the local hospital ...
World War II: Stories that still need to be told.
ChicagoNow - 5/3/2016 11:53:32 PM
The reason was that the Netherlands had been neutral during World War I and they were planning on staying neutral during World War II again. The Netherlands is a small country ... the barracks were empty, no beds, nothing'. The destination of the train ...
Charlotte's Roadmap to World-Class Health Care (Sponsored Content)
The Business Journal - 4/29/2016 1:06:53 PM
But as CHS examines its ambition to offer world class health care on a scale found in ... “If we could cure diabetes that would empty out half of the hospital beds in the country,” Tarwater says. “There are many programs we do in the community ...
Nashik man with world’s most expensive golden shirt enters Guinness record
Hindustan Times - 5/3/2016 2:56:40 PM
The GWR certificate issued on Tuesday cites Parakh, 47, as the man with “the most expensive gold shirt in the world costing Rs ... Narayan Seva Sansthan Hospital of Udaipur in Rajasthan, the country biggest 1,000-bed polio hospital.
Cleopatra Hospital to offer 25pc stake to public
Trade Arabia - 5/5/2016 7:37:39 AM
Chief executive officer Dr Ahmed Ezzeldin said: “Cleopatra is the largest private hospital group in Egypt when measured by number of hospital beds or number of operating ... offering a platform of world-class quality medical facilities and services ...
Maharashtra man with golden shirt makes it to Guinness World Records
Gulf News - 5/3/2016 1:02:08 PM
Nashik (Maharashtra): Maharashtra’s well-known businessman-politician Pankaj Parakh called ‘The Man With The Golden Shirt’ by his friends — has earned a place in the Guinness World ... Hospital of Udaipur in Rajasthan, the country’s biggest 1,000 ...
Syria Hospital Bombing: Are The Rules Of War Breaking Down?
NPR News - 4/29/2016 5:35:55 AM
The al-Quds hospital in Aleppo, Syria, is the latest health care facility to get blown apart. The 34-bed hospital was tucked into the lower ... Van Rooyen has just come out with a book called The World's Emergency Room: The Growing Threat to Doctors ...
Six African nations could be malaria-free by 2020
wingatewire.com - 4/30/2016 5:16:14 PM
One hospital can be a hundred of kilometers ... way for the elimination of malaria by 2030 in four more countries, namely, Angola, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe. They are insecticide-treated bed-nets, indoor residual spraying, rapid diagnostic testing ...
Airstrike destroys Doctors Without Borders hospital in Aleppo, killing staff and patients
bilbaoya.com - 4/29/2016 7:37:36 AM
Aleppo is the country's second largest city, with a population of some 3.5 million, according to the CIA's World Factbook ... to keep up momentum in the campaign against ISIS. The 34-bed hospital was supported by Doctors Without Borders and the ...